It is finally here in Australia! A high performance rear-drive sports car that is sure to sweep you off your feet. Its six speed gears and pin-sharp dynamics are sure to delight any driving enthusiast. You can imagine what happens when two powerful companies who are experts in automobiles partner to bring Australians the 2012 Subaru BRZ.
If you are planning to buy one, you have no choice but to wait for the delivery early next year. Its naturally-aspirated 2.0 litre boxer engine comes with Toyota’s direct injection and transmissions. With an all new generation FA series engine, it has maximum power of 147kW at 7000rpm and peak torque of 205Nm which is delivered at 6600rpm. The 2012 Subaru BRZ has some unique features like a different belt layout and an air intake at the front that remarkably helps the low centre of gravity. But that is not all as it boasts of unique pistons and a new Active Valve Control System.
Its interiors are simply attractive as it adds that extra glamour with the optional $1500 leather/alcantara interior trim. When it’s a proper sports car, you should not be expecting high seating. The 2012 Subaru BRZ is after all a sports car and the seat/driving position/alloy pedals are just how amateur racing enthusiast drivers would like them to be. The front seats are very comfy, however, rear seats are strictly meant for youngsters with some co-operation from the driver and co-passenger in the front.
But just because it’s a sports car it is not going to let you take off without warning! The 2012 Subaru BRZ runs the WRX STI Rev and Red Zone indicator that allows the driver to set a pre-determined engine speed for the buzzer and a gear change indicator light to activate.
Get some music playing with the six-speaker CD system and you are off to an amazing drive. Its driving dynamics deliver a quality that is usually associated with really pricey European Sports cars.
The Subaru BRZ has the hallmark WR Blue Mica colour and looks great and is loved by its fans. You are sure to fall in love with this beautiful sports car right at the first glance, but just to remind you; it has more to offer.
This is one hell of a world class sports car with its smart technology as it has the Torsen limited slip differential and high calibration of the VSC system which means it is definitely more than meets the eye.
The 2012 Subaru BRZ is a sports car that makes you feel that it is twice the amount you pay for it and it is a car worth looking forward to never mind the delivery early next year. All good things to those who wait!